Summit view from Mt. Washington July 25 2016

Drive Mt. Washington Auto Road

Driving Time from Stonehurst Manor: 1 hr round trip Total Trip Time: 3.5 – 4 hrs If you’re seeking a truly memorable experience that takes your breath away from beauty and a bit through fright, this is the adventure you’ve been looking for!  Mount Washington is the highest peak in the Northeastern United States at 6,288 ft and the most prominent mountain east of the Mississippi River. … Read More

Diana's Bath June 23 2016

Diana’s Bath – A Must Do Activity

If you’re looking for a short and easy hike with the added bonus of unique natural beauty, a visit to Diana’s Baths is just the answer with picturesque waterfalls and natural pools conveniently located just outside North Conway Village. Adults and children alike can have fun exploring the area and wading in the pools and brook in summer and admiring the frozen beauty in winter.  … Read More

White Mountain National Forest May 20 2016

Hike Safe – What to Take

Hiking is one of the many outdoor adventures that attracts guests to New Hampshire year after year in every season. Whether your chosen path takes you to a mountain summit or along a lake or stream you are sure to see something you won’t see everyday. Regardless of the hike you choose, it’s your responsibility to hike safely.  Be prepared.  It is never a good … Read More

Spring is Coming! Diana's Bath is flowing again. March 08 2016

Cabin Fever The White Mountain Cure

As this winter approaches an official end on Sunday, March 20th at 12:30 am, are you feeling a bit unhappy, lethargic and tend to be a bit impatient? According to Urban Dictionary, you may be a victim of Cabin Fever! This is not a medical condition but a result of spending too much time indoors. Too often you made the choice to stay home rather … Read More

train September 14 2015

Ride Conway Scenic Railroad

White Mountain Day Trips: Conway Scenic Railroad Driving time from Stonehurst Manor: 6 min Total Trip Time: Depends on what excursion you choose Want an unforgettable memory? How about experiencing a historic train ride through the Mount Washington Valley with the mountain air lightly brushing across your cheeks? It’s possible if you visit the Conway Scenic Railroad in North Conway! You’ll have three options to … Read More

cafe September 04 2015

Shop Settlers Green Outlet Village

Driving Distance from Stonehurst: 10 min A significant attraction for tourists visiting North Conway, NH lies in the center of the hustle and bustle – Settlers Green Outlet Village. Once a racetrack and later an airport known for its bi-plane excursion rides, Settlers Green Outlet Village has been a draw for bargain-hunting shoppers and a significant boost to Mount Washington Valley’s tourism-dependent economy. Originally intended … Read More

fall September 01 2015

Explore the Kancamagus Highway

Another post in our series of White Mountain Day Trips – Driving Time from Stonehurst Manor: 52 min Total Trip Time: 1-2 hrs What is the Kancamagus Highway? The Kancamagus Highway, is a 34.5 mile scenic drive along NH’s Rt. 112 in Northern New Hampshire that is well known as one of the best Fall Foliage viewing areas in the country. The Kancamagus Highway is … Read More

river August 10 2015

White Mountain Day Trip: Tubing Down the Saco River

Driving Time from Stonehurst Manor: as close as 10 minutes Total Trip Time: 2 – 7 hrs depending upon itinerary A relaxing way to beat the heat! There are few things more relaxing than floating down the Saco river on a calm summer day in New Hampshire. For most, tubing the river is the preferred method, but some use canoes, kayaks or virtually anything else … Read More

hike August 06 2015

Hike Cathedral Ledge

Driving Time from Stonehurst Manor: 10 minutes One of the most visible attractions in North Conway is Cathedral and Whitehorse Ledges. These sheer granite faces were formed during the retreat of the last ice-age. The beauty and ruggedness of the terrain has been a favorite of hikers and climbers for generations. While you don’t need to be an experienced climber to enjoy the mountain, there … Read More

drone aerial photography concept - reviewing aerial picture (dro June 12 2015

Drones – The Changing Photographic Landscape

Drones have been getting a lot of press recently but they aren’t all about clandestine surveillance and black op’s. Drones developed for civilians can be fun and enjoyable when paired with your favorite camera. Visitors to the White Mountains of New Hampshire have taken to these unmanned aircrafts to photograph everything from the majestic Mt. Washington to weddings at the Manor. Drones can be dangerous however so … Read More